Originally Posted by Rob Farmer
I'm not too sure but I thought it was 77/78 but a lot of bikes had it retrofitted because it improves the gear change so much.
I've retrofitted both my Mono and /7 to direct year's ago
The gear linkage may well have been okay when new, but the sloppiness soon set's in. Anyway's I think it was just a publicity stunt by BMW in answer to press complaint's.